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Image of Painting - Ann Harrod and daughter

Painting - Ann Harrod and daughter

This is a painting showing a woman child standing in the wilderness. On the left of the canvas, there is a large tree with weaving empty branches. To the right stands a figure of a women, who is wearing a red dress has long wavy brown hair and a white bonnet on her head. She is staring out to the viewer while protectively clutching a small figure or child in her arms. The child's face is hidden behind her sleeves and appears to be wearing a green and blue outfit. In the background there are shades of greens that represent a heavily forested landscape. A third of the painting is dominated by a cyan colored skyline.

Image of Dress

Dress -

This is a white muslin dress with black embroidered dots on the front. There is black smocking; and black and white embroidered buttons.

Image of Glove

Glove -

This is a pair of white kid mourning gloves with black kid cuff. The left glove is A, and the right glove is B. The gloves have black lace and white embroidery on the back of each hand that is arranged in three stripes. On the palm side is an opening from the bottom of the palm to the wrist with a two metal snaps. The snaps are black on top with a diagonal line border and the letters "ML" in the center. Inside the left glove is stamped "MADE IN FRANCE / Liselle / 0863 / 993." Inside the right glove is stamped "0863" and the size 5 ½ inside a shield shape.

Image of Note, Private Bank

Note, Private Bank -

This is a two dollar bill from the Farmers Bank of Harrodsburg. It is marked with serial number A757. There is an image of a farmer tilling a field with a horse and plow printed at the top center of the bill. It is dated June 17, 1818.

Image of Portrait - W.W. Stephenson

Portrait - W.W. Stephenson

This image shows W.W. Stephenson as a man with a receding hairline and a long drooping mustache. He is wearing a high collar shirt with stock and jacket with high lapels. He has blue/gray eyes. The tie is white with gold stripes.

Image of Photograph

Photograph -

This is the design plan for the layout and text for the Harrodsburg Tankers Memorial in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. All of the text is in capital letters. In each corner is an encircled star. In the top center of the plans is a bald eagle with its wings outstretched. It is supporting a shield with thirteen stars on the shield's chief and thirteen vertical stripes. From the eagle's perspective, it holds a bundle of arrows in its left talon and an olive branch in its right talon. The eagle is facing its right. The top portion of the text reads: "To honor the men of Mercer County, Kentucky, who were members of the Provisional Tank Group, United States Army Forces in the Far East. The first Am

Image of Haversack

Haversack -

This is an M1936 canvas field bag or musette bag. It is made of olive drab canvas and has four interior pouches and one exterior pouch. It has a two buckle closure and a canvas shoulder strap.

Image of Plan

Plan -

This is the design plan for the layout and text for the Harrodsburg Tankers Memorial in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. All of the text is in capital letters. In each corner is an encircled star. In the top center of the plans is a bald eagle with its wings outstretched. It is supporting a shield with thirteen stars on the shield's chief and thirteen vertical stripes. From the eagle's perspective, it holds a bundle of arrows in its left talon and an olive branch in its right talon. The eagle is facing its right. The top portion of the text reads: "To honor the men of Mercer County, Kentucky, who were members of the Provisional Tank Group, United States Army Forces in the Far East. The first Am

Image of Case, Sword

Case, Sword -

This is a sword case, made of russet leather. The leather has been stamped with two strips of a decorative design, on both the front and back. Two decorative circles have also been stamped on the front. There is a white metal escutcheon plate on the flap, as well as two metal latches and one handle attachment. The seam appears to be machine stitched and made of an amber thread. There is no lining. On the back, "W.W. Stephenson, Harrodsburg, KY." is hand painted in black lettering.

Image of Print, Photographic

Print, Photographic -

This is the design plan for the layout and text for the Harrodsburg Tankers Memorial in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. All of the text is in capital letters. In each corner is an encircled star. In the top center of the plans is a bald eagle with its wings outstretched. It is supporting a shield with thirteen stars on the shield's chief and thirteen vertical stripes. From the eagle's perspective, it holds a bundle of arrows in its left talon and an olive branch in its right talon. The eagle is facing its right. The top portion of the text reads: "To honor the men of Mercer County, Kentucky, who were members of the Provisional Tank Group, United States Army Forces in the Far East. The first Am

Image of Card, Draft

Card, Draft -

This is Truman Bartleson, Jr.'s draft card. It is printed on a white paper folded card with typed entries. It is signed by Bartleson in blue ink.

Image of Earring

Earring -

This is a pair of woman's earrings. There is a steel wire loop with brass wire hooks for pierced ears. The earrings are made of a string of red and blue plastic nuggets separated by flat white plastic beads on bottom.

Image of Ring, Finger

Ring, Finger -

This is a woman's ring made of a white metal with an oval turquoise colored stone glued in shallow setting.

Image of Pantsuit

Pantsuit -

(a) Woman's white polyester jacket, red pinstripes; long sleeves; broad pointed lapels; two mottled red plastic buttons on front; two waist pockets; only neck is lined; (b) white polyester slacks, red pinstripes; legs are cut very large, but are straight; belt loops; red plastic button in front, white nylon zipper on front middle placket; two shallow pockets on front; unlined; (c) white polyester vest, red pinstripes; four mottled red plastic button front; pointed on bottom front hems; unlined; (d) red/white striped woven polyester belt with S shaped pot metal buckle; steel tipped.

Image of Necklace

Necklace -

This is a woman's choker necklace. It has a screw clasp in the back. The necklace is made of metal rod beads separated by turquise plastic beads. There is a string of red and blue plastic nuggets separated by flat white plastic beads in front.

Image of Dress

Dress -

Part a) is a woman's dress made of cream and brown floral print cotton/poly blend. The dress has long sleeves with an elastic cuff. There is a drawstring neckline and an elastic waistband. There is a 4" panel of peach, green, brown, and yellow floral print material at the knees with a gathered panel of main dress material on hem. Part (b) is a sleeveless cotton/poly vest made from the secondary material from the dress. There are white satin ribbons sewn up the facing becoming ties at the collar. Both pieces are unlined and machine stitched.

Image of Bottle, Apothecary

Bottle, Apothecary -

This apothecary bottle has an improved tool finish and is made of clear soda-lime glass. It is rectangular in shape with a flared lip. A ground glass stopper is in the top. On the front is a recess for a painted label. The white label with gold border is painted directly on the glass and secured with wax. The black lettering says "SYR illegible."

Image of Bottle, Apothecary

Bottle, Apothecary -

This apothecary bottle has an improved tool finish and is made of clear soda-lime glass. It is rectangular in shape with a flared lip. A ground glass stopper is in the top. On the front is a recess for a painted label. The white label with gold border is painted directly on the glass and secured with wax. The black lettering says "EXT VANILLAE."

Image of Bottle, Apothecary

Bottle, Apothecary -

This apothecary bottle has an improved tool finish and is made of clear soda-lime glass. It is rectangular in shape with a flared lip. A ground glass stopper is in the top. On the front is a recess for a painted label. The white label with gold border is painted directly on the glass and secured with wax. The black lettering says "SYR. TOLUT."

Image of Bottle, Apothecary

Bottle, Apothecary -

This apothecary bottle has an improved tool finish and is made of clear soda-lime glass. It is rectangular in shape with a flared lip. A ground glass stopper is in the top. On the front is a recess for a painted label. The white label with gold border is painted directly on the glass and secured with wax. The black lettering says "SOL PLUMBIAC."